gas stove

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n gas stove a range with gas rings and an oven for cooking with gas
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Gas stove a stove for cooking or other purposes, heated by gas.
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Usage

In literature:

She disappeared for a few seconds and returned with the kettle full of water and set it on the gas-stove.
"Mary Gray" by Katharine Tynan
It saves fuel, especially where gas, oil, or electric stoves are used.
"Ontario Teachers' Manuals: Household Science in Rural Schools" by Ministry of Education Ontario
Stove, Gas, 138, 141, 148.
"Handwork in Wood" by William Noyes
Edwin's slippered feet rested on a hassock, and in front of the hassock was a red-glowing gas-stove.
"Clayhanger" by Arnold Bennett
We'll give our little gas stove a try-out this time, and show Tony how well it can fill the bill.
"Chums in Dixie" by St. George Rathborne
A small linoleous gas-stove kitchen.
"The Job" by Sinclair Lewis
I lighted the gas stove and popped about three quarts, and then boiled some sugar and water to crystallize it.
"Beatrice Leigh at College" by Julia Augusta Schwartz
But once a week those who pined for candy could make it over the gas-stove in the Domestic Science kitchen.
"The Little Colonel's Christmas Vacation" by Annie Fellows Johnston
This is mentioned to show that gas-stoves require quite as much care as common fires.
"Fire Prevention and Fire Extinction" by James Braidwood
It may be mounted in a metal casting, in form not unlike the small gas stoves for heating soldering irons.
"Gas and Oil Engines, Simply Explained" by Walter C. Runciman
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In news:

Hoboken resident helps avert disaster after neighbor heats home with gas stove .
Hoboken resident helps avert disaster after neighbor heats home with gas stove.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say a gas stove that had been left on started a fire in a west Philadelphia public housing high-rise that killed a 4-year-old boy last week.
On the inside, it's a rustic yet stylish tea room, complete with vintage gas stove, stairs of rough-sawn fir, softly curving walls, and a bathroom with accent lighting.
WINSONVILLE — People in a struggling Mississippi Delta town will soon have natural gas service after six months of heating bath water on electric stoves or cooking on hot plates because the town failed to pay its gas supplier for years.
James Hough uses a wood stove and also heats with propane gas.
They began roasting in a wok on a stove, turned to a stove-top popcorn maker and eventually built a natural-gas-powered roaster .
Aaron Jarrett of Builders Materials shows off some of the options available for gas and wood-burning stoves for your home.
The Score-Stove also makes cooking more efficient helping to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and limiting exposure to cooking smoke.
The big debate between camp-stove geeks focuses on canister stoves, which are more powerful and efficient, versus fuel-bottle stoves, which run on a wider range of gas.
A gas stove rests in a driveway, a washer and dryer nearby.
When the power went out in Ocean County, some of us had a bright side to look at - those of us with gas stoves could at least still make a hot meal (even though the cooking had to be by candlelight).
Installing a propane gas stove.
Most reliable electric & gas stoves.
My stove is a replica of an 1800s wood-burning model—though it has an electric oven with six gas burners.
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